Shortlisted for...

Audible New Writer of the Year

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER   

 

Gosford Park meets Groundhog Day by way of Agatha Christie and Black Mirror – the most inventive story you’ll read this year   

 

Tonight, Evelyn Hardcastle will be killed ... Again    

 

It is meant to be a celebration but it ends in tragedy. As fireworks explode overhead, Evelyn Hardcastle, the young and beautiful daughter of the house, is killed.   

 

But Evelyn will not die just once. Until Aiden – one of the guests summoned to Blackheath for the party – can solve her murder, the day will repeat itself, over and over again. Every time ending with the fateful pistol shot.    

 

The only way to break this cycle is to identify the killer. But each time the day begins again, Aiden wakes in the body of a different guest. And someone is determined to prevent him ever escaping Blackheath...

About the Author

Stuart Turton is a freelance travel journalist who has previously worked in Shanghai and Dubai.

 

The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle is his debut novel. He is the winner of the Brighton and Hove Short Story Prize and was longlisted for the BBC Radio 4 Opening Lines competition.

 

He lives in London with his wife.

twitter: @stu_turton